. americans are turned off by the hyperpartisanship. you have president obama and chris christie examining the damage, talking with each other and working together, having their bromance on camera. that sends a powerful message that the president can work with republicans, chris christibeing one of mitt romney's strongest surrogates. he doesn't have to tell people that he can work in a bipartisan way, he's showing it. this is powerful stuff, whether it impacts the elect, because there are so few undecided voters, that is unclear. it's an important lasting message. >> and you telling me the class is going have their own electoral college today. >> right. by the end of class, we'll have an electoral college map from the class, we hope will accurately predict what is going to happen next week and that is if we know next week. there is a chance, if some states are closed, provisional ballots, overseas ballots from soldiers, we may not know who wins 10 days after the election. if ohio is that type, they're going to count the ballots. >> all right, let's go to get the response from the students.